CUSCO 4 DAYS / CUSCO SENSATIONAL
Cusco - Sacred Valley - Machupicchu
|DAY 01||Visit Sacsayhuamán and Tour the city of Cusco.|
|DAY 02||Visit the Sacred Valley of the Incas.|
|DAY 03||Machu Picchu The Secret of the Incas|
|DAY 04||Transfer to the airport. Flight back home.|
In the afternoon of your arrival, we will visit Sacsayhuamán, which
translates as "Decorated Head of the Puma." This was the ruling
of the Inca that contained a temple where the living god led his
It was called a fortress by Europeans due to the immense pieces of
that were used in its construction, the oral tradition of Cusco
that around 70,000 people worked in the palace for 50 years.
It's lunchtime. Afterward, we walk through the main streets and marvel at the flawless Inca stonework, and imagine a time and place when the Inca once had a great empire.
Accommodation in Cusco.
Departure from the hotel the next morning in the direction of Pisac
and Ollantaytambo to see the techniques that the Incas used to take
care of food on the terraces, then go to the salt flats of Maras, a
thermal spring in the upper part of the valley that discharges a
small stream of salt-laden water, which is diverted into salt pans
and evaporated to produce a salt that is harvested for the local
We got to see them from the road and then descend to them.
Then we will go to visit the magnificent agricultural terraces of Moray where different levels of terraces are carved into deep bowls/sinks that were used by the Inca to experiment and adapt Andean crops to altitude, then we will have the option to enjoy a nice walk or just drive to visit the town of Maras with the spectacular view of the mountains and enjoy our picnic lunch prepared by a nice outdoor catering in the middle of the landscapes.
Lodging in Urubamba.
A full day in the wonder of the Peruvian world, to see the majesty
and spirituality of the place, learn some history and spend the best
time at the top of the manifestation of the culture of the Incas.
09:00 am (approx.) Depart from the hotel to the city of
Ollantaytambo, to see the spectacular temple-fortress and town of
Ollantaytambo, a site that has changed little since the days of the
Incas. Huge stones were carried more than 16 kilometers to the site,
and the ramps of the building are still there.
10:00 a.m. We will continue to the train station to board the train to Machupicchu.
The train journey is one of the most spectacular in the world. The railway line follows the Urubamba River through the spectacular Vilcanota Canyon to the Lost City of the Incas.
We will have 25 minutes; to drive to visit the Sacred Center. Our expert guide will share with us the latest information and personal ideas about Machupicchu.
Hop on the bus for the 30-minute drive to Aguas Calientes. Collect luggage and head to the train station to board the Vistadome train to Poroy train station, where our private car will be waiting for you for a 30-minute ride to our hotel in Cusco.
Lodging in Cusco.
Your Andean Exclusive representative will visit your hotel 2 hours before the departure of your flight and will accompany you to the airport to give you your final assistance in boarding your flight.